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Federer survives scare at Olympics


July 29th, 2012 - 12:32 am ICT by IANS
London, July 28 (IANS/RIA Novosti) World No.1 Roger Federer was forced to dig deep to avoid a first-round Olympic tennis tournament exit Saturday after stiff resistance from Colombia's Alejandro ... Read more...

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Ivanovic battles past McHale at Olympics


July 28th, 2012 - 11:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 28 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Serbia's Ana Ivanovic booked her place in the second round of the Olympic women's singles tennis event Saturday, knocking out Christina McHale of the United ... Read more...

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Chennai Open: Tipsarevic too good for Bhambri (Lead)


January 5th, 2012 - 11:02 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 5 (IANS) Top seed and World No.9 Janko Tipsarevic of Serbia broke the Indian hearts with a crushing 6-1, 6-3 win over Yuki Bhambri en route to the ... Read more...

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Chennai Open: Tough draw for Somdev, Yuki (Lead)


December 31st, 2011 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 31 (IANS) Davis Cuppers Somdev Devvarman and Yuki Bhambri can find themselves running into two of the hottest players in the $450,000 Aircel Chennai Open tennis, defending ... Read more...

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Injured Henin won’t return until 2011


August 19th, 2010 - 7:54 pm ICT by IANS
Brussels, Aug 19 (DPA) Seven-time Grand Slam champion Justine Henin confirmed that she will miss the rest of the season as an elbow injury suffered during a fall at Wimbledon is healing ... Read more...

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Paes-Dlouhy in Australian Open third round


January 23rd, 2010 - 4:15 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 23 (IANS) India's Leander Paes and Czech Lukas Dlouhy, seeded third, entered the third round of the men's doubles in the Australian Open tennis at Melbourne Park Saturday. ... Read more...

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Top two seeds advance in Vienna


October 28th, 2009 - 2:59 pm ICT by IANS
Vienna, Oct 28 (DPA) Marin Cilic stayed alive in his long-odds race for a place in next month's season-ending ATP final as he defeated Colombian Alejandro Falla 6-2, 6-3 Tuesday to ... Read more...

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Deja vu as Roddick beats Karlovic to enter Queen’s final


June 13th, 2009 - 3:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 13 (DPA) Andy Roddick pounded home a perfect serve to conclude a battle of aces and join top seed Andy Murray in the semi-finals of the Queen's Club event ... Read more...

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Murray says he is fit as Americans advance in Miami


March 27th, 2009 - 1:04 pm ICT by IANS
Miami, March 27 (DPA) Andy Murray said his health and fitness are fast-improving after last month's virus fever and added he is raring to have a go at the Miami Masters. For ... Read more...

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Paes-Bhupathi in the final of Ordina Open


June 20th, 2008 - 11:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 20 (IANS) Leander Paes and Mahesh Bhupathi continued their dream run in Ordina Open when they beat Argentinnians Guillermo Canas and Juan-Martin Del Porto after a hard fought match ... Read more...

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Nadal sails through to second round of French Open


May 29th, 2008 - 12:31 am ICT by admin
DPA Paris, May 28 (DPA) Rafael Nadal started his quest for an historic fourth consecutive French Open title Wednesday with a 7-5, 6-3, 6-1 first-round win over Thomaz Bellucci. The second seed Spanish ... Read more...

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Ljubicic gets revenge on Darcis - Karlovic also wins in Hamburg


May 12th, 2008 - 1:16 pm ICT by admin
DPA Hamburg, May 12 (DPA) Ivan Ljubicic needed a full workout to get revenge on Steve Darcis in the first round of the Hamburg Masters while star players Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal ... Read more...

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Bopanna-Qureshi out of SAP Open


February 21st, 2008 - 4:07 pm ICT by admin
San Jose (California), Feb 21 (IANS) India's Rohan Bopanna and his Pakistani partner Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi bowed out in the first round of the SAP Open after losing in straight sets to Max ... Read more...

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